[svlug] eWeek article on MS Outlook

Rick Moen rick at linuxmafia.com
Mon May 15 20:08:58 PDT 2000


Quoting J C Lawrence (claw at kanga.nu):

> Nope.  Given a "desktop" or whatever else you want to call it, that
> allows a non-executable data file to masquerade as being an
> executable via "double-clicking on it opens the relevant application
> on that data file", then no, this is not directly a thing of
> permissions.  At least not of file-system permissions, and arguably
> not of permissions in general, tho I'll accept contention on that
> point.

J C, Deirdre _is_ a qualified authority on how MacOS X Server behaves
in this area.  You should probably take what she says on the subject
as highly reliable.  And, in that particular, I believe you're 
gainsaying what she posted.
 
--  
Cheers,
Rick Moen                           "Make vole, not raw."
rick (at) linuxmafia.com             -- From _Dyslextrata_, by Aristophanes





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